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Distinction:

Mason City, Iowa, 1900; (closed by 1910?).
Classification: Undetermined

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October 30, 2004:

From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

The Verney Organ Company was established by William C. Verney in Mason City, Iowa, in 1900; it may have closed in 1910 [when William Verney started work with W.W. Kimball Co. in Chicago].

Staff: T. P. Black; T. A. Potter; Oliver Stone; Walter A. Verney.

Sources:

  • Piano and Organ Purchaser’s Guide, Purchaser’s Guide to the Music Industries, (New York: Music Trades).
  • Stopt Diapason #20, (Hoffman Estates, IL: Chicago-Midwest Chapter of the Organ Historical Society).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 02, 2020.

Database Specs:

  • 9 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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